Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, with Madeleine Westerhout of the Republican National Committee, arrives at Trump Tower, Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 in New York. AP/Carolyn Kaster)

Rick Perry Secretly Gave Billions To Corporations While Governor Of Texas

The soon-to-be U.S. energy secretary doled out billions in grants and tax incentives for corporations while governor of Texas. One $30 million grant went to an energy group that turned out to be a phantom.